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Cancelled – Social Media for Your Church
October 29, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Social Media for Your Church: A Workshop on Best Practices, Where to Start, and What to Do Next Gain the tools to develop or enhance your congregation’s communications. Leader: Canon Jonathan Elliott, Director of Communications, Diocese of New Jersey Social Media is a vital part of any communications plan; in this workshop, Canon Jonathan Elliott will walk attendees through a brief history of social media, which forms of it are essential for churches, and how to set up these technologies and guidelines for their use in your congregation. He will also distribute and discuss the new diocesan standards and practices for social media, including the ethical and legal best practices in using these technologies in evangelism and storytelling. Bring your own device—there will be ample opportunities for questions, answers, and hands-on practice. Register by Monday, October 24 at http://tinyurl.com/gmoq8xj or contact Mary Anne Clisham, 609 394-5281, ext. 10 or email@example.com For more information contact Canon Jonathan Elliott, 609 394-5281, ext. 14 or firstname.lastname@example.org Jonathan Elliott is the Director of Communications for the Diocese. He holds a MA in arts management from George Mason University, specializing in new media technologies and not-for-profit finance. He has worked in management, communications, and administration for the American Board of Ophthalmology, ArtPride New Jersey Foundation, Grounds for Sculpture, Princeton Summer Theater at Princeton University, The Contemporary American Theater Festival, Sycamore Rouge Center for the Arts, and McCarter Theatre Center. His specialties include tailoring communications needs and resources to fit a variety of budgets, levels of comfort, and personnel support.